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Kaely Harrod

Harrod Doula Services

Website: https://www.harroddoulaservices.com/

Phone: 202-670-2007

Birth Fee: $700 to $1000

Postpartum Rate: $25 to $30

Fee Details: I have three birth packages. The Essential Birth Package is $800 and includes a complimentary consultation, a prenatal visit, 24/7 virtual support, physical and emotional labor, and birth support and a postpartum visit. The Plush Birth Package is $1000 and includes all the things in the Essential Package and also a choice of two of the following: 1. Prenatal Comfort Measures Visit 2. Accompanying Pregnant Parent to a Dr. Visit or 3. 4 hours of Postpartum care. The Scheduled Cesarean Package is $700 and includes all the aspects of the Essential Package plus Pre and Post-op support or support during surgery if another person will not be present for it. My postpartum a la carte hourly rate is $30/hour. I have postpartum packages that range from 16 hours (with a total savings of $30 off of the price) to 40 hours (with a $200 savings total!). Contact me for package details.

Birth Doula Experience: 1 years and 8 births attended

Postpartum Doula Experience: 1 years and 5 families served

Doula Training

  • ProDoula, August 2018
  • MaternityWise, December 2018
Type of Practice: Solo practice

Clients per Month: 1 to 3 births and 1 to 2 postpartum families

Postpartum limits/restrictions: I cannot work in a home where smoking happens indoors because I have asthma.
Attends hospital births? All Hospitals
Attends birth center births? All Birth Centers
Attends home births? Any Home Birth

Breastfeeding Certifications

  • La Leche League Leader

College Education

  • BA/BS
  • MA/MS

Specialized training or previous experience

  • Cesarean birth
  • Prematurity
  • Survivors of Previous Life Trauma
  • VBAC
  • Women and Families of Color

Special Services Offered

  • Antepartum doula
  • Sibling support (for your older children at the birth)
  • Surrogates and intended parents

Relevant volunteer or advocacy work

I serve on the Prince George's County Fetal and Infant Mortality Review Team.

Languages spoken: Spanish and English

Service Area Map

Area of practice: Temple Hills, MD
Travel Range: 40 Miles

Client Testimonials for Kaely Harrod

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Kaely made me feel calm during my second  childbirth experience.While this wasn’t our first child, it was our first time having a child thousands of miles from our family. She was able to support me during labor with pain management techniques and also helped my husband help me so he could be a part of it. She was also extremely helpful in the postpartum period as she gave advice and tips on how to start breastfeeding on  the right foot and how to recover well. 

Posted 3/25/2019

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Erin F

Kaely is a dear friend of mine! She is a wonderful mother, wife, lactation consultant and doula! You may wonder how a dear friend might function as a labor and delivery doula, I don't think many people could do this well at all, too many dynamics at plat... but, NOT so for KAELY! She was all that my husband and I didn't know we needed- a calm comforter, supporter, cheerleader and advocate (and photographer!) I had been laboring at home most of the day and after checking in with Kaely throughout the day, letting her know my progress, and just as we'd planned, she came over to my house in the evening and helped me through the later stages of labor, packing up the car and making the 30 minute drive with my husband and I to the hospital. When we arrived I was 7 cm dilated. Kaely helped to relieve the pressure of contractions, keep me comfortable while stuck to the monitor and warded off the unhelpful nurses when they couldn't believe I wouldn't have an IV, didn't want another cervical exam and refused to lie on my back. She didn't flinch when a contraction got a little intense and I got a little loud in her ear as she supported me :) She was a huge help to my husband so he could focus on the baby and me. I could go on and on. She is so easy to talk to, has a huge heart, loves what she does and knows her stuff! She is wise, she knows when and how to advocate, she is a treasure and I recommend her to anyone I know looking for a doula!

Posted 1/14/2019

Birth Availability for Kaely Harrod

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